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In October, 2020 President McCallum issued Mandate letters to all Métis Nation – Saskatchewan (MN–S) Ministers.  These mandate letters outline the progress made to date for each portfolio and the responsibilities and priorities assigned to each Minster moving forward. Find the Ministry of Health mandate letter  here.

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December 18, 2020 – Medical Travel and Accommodation Pilot Program

To support a wider variety of medical appointments, Métis Nation–Saskatchewan (MN–S) has expanded the Dialysis Transportation Pilot Program and Cancer Transportation Pilot Programs into one broader travel and accommodation assistance program.

The MN–S Medical Travel and Accommodation Pilot Program offers financial assistance to registered Métis citizens, those with applications for citizenship in process, and their immediate family members requiring medical appointments outside their home communities.

Click here to apply for the Medical Travel and Accommodation Pilot Program

For the media release, click here.

For more information contact Project Coordinator Tanya Pruden at 306-291-4758 or email tpruden@mns.work

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December 10, 2020 – The Métis Nation–Saskatchewan (MN–S) Government has announced emergency COVID-19 supports available to Métis communities and citizens in need. MN–S has developed these supports in partnership with provincial and federal governments, the Saskatchewan Health Authority and other stakeholders to support our citizens.  

Media release here.

MN–S COVID-19 citizen support information here.

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June 30, 2020 – Métis Nation–Saskatchewan (MN–S) Ministry of Health is looking for volunteers to participate in a research interview/conversation about cancer treatment in the province.  If you or a loved one has been affected by cancer, MN-S wants to hear from you. Details are here.

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June 15, 2020 – Métis Nation–Saskatchewan (MN–S) is committed to making sure citizens receive the supports they need in all areas of mental wellness. Culturally specific mental wellness and crisis supports are available in both English and French languages for adults, youth and families.

Toll-free help line: 1-855-671-5638 (8 am to 4 pm central time Monday to Friday)

Toll-free 24 hr crisis line: 1-877-767-7572 

For more information click here

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March 2020 – Métis Nation–Saskatchewan (MN–S) Ministry of Health would like to ensure that the latest information, facts and advice is provided to Métis Nation citizens for the Coronavirus (COVID-19). 

 Updates on COVID-19 here

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